Category Archives: GDC 2011
Sun, Mar 06, 2011 | 21:39 GMT
Blizzard designer Dustin Browder has said StarCraft II’s final form was drastically confined by the need to make it eSports-friendly, but that it was “worth it”.
Sun, Mar 06, 2011 | 00:22 GMT
It’s Saturday. There’s loads of tiny stuff to fill the empty spaces inside your brain below.
Sat, Mar 05, 2011 | 22:37 GMT
THQ is planning on Guillermo del Toro’s inSane being trilogy, but is being realistic when it says it will only happen if the first entry in the series works.
Sat, Mar 05, 2011 | 08:45 GMT
IGN off-screened Spicy Horse’s Alice: Madness Returns at GDC this week, showing the game’s actual play for the first time. Alice is seeking to reveal the truth of his parents’ murder, a quest demonstrably involving running around, collecting stuff, stabbing enemies and hitting things with a horse’s head. Alice releases this June. There are two movies down below.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 18:32 GMT
The behind-closed-doors next-gen tech demo of Unreal Engine 3 Epic Games showed to press at GDC this week has now made it’s way to Youtube.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 16:34 GMT
Someone’s posted a four minute long video of Battlefield 3 from GDC. Get in there quick before EA yanks it!
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 14:07 GMT
Worried the PC version of Battlefield 3 will overshadow the console versions? DICE says stop panicking: both PS3 and 360 SKUs will still look “very good.”
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 13:35 GMT
A Darkness sequel? That Starbreeze won’t touch it with a ten foot demon tentacle? Sounds bad: it won’t stop DI making a game capable of breaking free from the shadow of its predecessor, though.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 13:21 GMT
Nintendo has said at GDC a sequel to Donkey Kong Country Returns is currently not on the cards.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 11:32 GMT
Friday shorts, part 1: Fruit Ninja acquiring “next big thing” status, John Romero’s still hardcore, much more
If we tried to write up all the little stories, all we’d do is write all day. What?
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 09:48 GMT
Remedy’s said the decision to cancel the PC version of Alan Wake did not come from them.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 09:06 GMT
Quantic Dream boss David Cage has reiterated at GDC that the French developer is currently working on two new projects, adding that they’re “very different” animals.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 07:47 GMT
THQ has confirmed that its newly-made Montreal studio is to co-develop the Homefront series with Kaos Studios in New York.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 08:12 GMT
ArenaNet has revealed the sixth of eight professions in Guild Wars 2 – the Thief.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 00:54 GMT
Capcom Vancouver’s Dee Jay Randall has revealed the studio has two unannounced projects in the works.
Fri, Mar 04, 2011 | 13:29 GMT
Epic design boss Cliff Bleszinski gave his much-anticipated GDC talk earlier today, giving insight into PR, marketing, team-building and how to deal with the “fucking assholes” of the internet.
Thu, Mar 03, 2011 | 16:33 GMT
Thu, Mar 03, 2011 | 21:37 GMT
Thursday shorts, part 2: Jaffe and console design, more GDC panel bits, THQ gets into bother over Homefront balloons
Ready for some more short goodness? Om nom nom away after the break.
Thu, Mar 03, 2011 | 13:25 GMT
Activision’s released an extended debut trailer of Prototype 2 that aired during the Spike VGAs back in December. It includes the same trailer, but now has comments from developer Radical Entertainment at the end. Get it after the break, via GT. Game’s out on PS3, 360 and PC in 2012.
May want to stay tuned. Steph seen this for us last night at GDC. More on the way.
Thu, Mar 03, 2011 | 12:19 GMT
THQ core games boss Danny Bilson has said upcoming Kaos shooter Homefront is the most pre-ordered game in the company’s history.